Richard T. Linhares, 76

Apr 18, 2019

Richard T. Linhares, 76, of Wareham, formerly of Mattapoisett, passed away at home peacefully in his sleep on Monday April 15.

Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Frank J. and Mary (Thomas) Linhares, he lived in Mattapoisett for most of his life before moving to Wareham eight years ago.

Richard enjoyed attending the Habilitation Assistance Corporation Day Program in Pocasset.  He also enjoyed bowling and going to Dunkin’ Donuts.  He was a big Roy Rogers fan.

He is survived by several nieces and nephews and his extended family at Comprehensive Mental Health Services.

His memorial service will be held on Thursday April 25 at 2 p.m. at the Saunders-Dwyer Mattapoisett Home for Funerals, 50 County Rd., Mattapoisett, with visitation from 1 to 2 p.m. prior to the service.  For directions and guestbook, please visit